Stories are all around you


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Stories are all around you

So it's really easy to look at these amazing bodies of work in war zones and places like this, but also, some of the best, most interesting photo essays and stories you're going to find are your neighbors and your family, and the things in your everyday life. I've been wanting to do a photo story on my nephew's football team for years. And, he was when I first got the idea he was probably like 12 or something, and I saw this picture of him and he's like this little bitty guy with like, the big shoulder pads and all this.

And I thought, man, this is, this is cool. I want to do like an entire season of this, a photo story of an entire season of Beggs, Oklahoma's Pee Wee Football League. And I didn't do it. I never did it. And every year I'd say, oh I'll go back and I'll do it. I'll do it. And now he's 21 or 22 years old and I didn't do it, and I'm kicking myself for it. But, you know, it's not just the big stories ...

Stories are all around you
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